Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Riverton Regional Airport (KRIW)

Lat: 43.06219°NLon: 108.44701°WElev: 5443ft.

light snow,mist

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed NE 8 MPH
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.98 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill0°F (-18°C)
Last update 24 Oct 09:07 PM MDT
Extended Forecast for

Riverton WY

Winter Weather Advisory until October 25, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until October 25, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sun

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow, mainly before noon.  Patchy blowing snow between noon and 1pm. High near 16. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 8 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery then
    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -20. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -20. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 37. South wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. Patchy blowing snow before midnight. Low around 7. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow, mainly before noon. Patchy blowing snow between noon and 1pm. High near 16. Wind chill values as low as -10. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 8 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -20. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -20. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 37. South wind around 6 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Riverton WY
 43.04°N 108.41°W (Elev. 5046 ft)
8:15 pm MDT Oct 24, 2020
9pm MDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm MDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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